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The Martyrdom of Sts. Perpetua and Felicitas

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The Martyrdom of Sts. Perpetua and Felicitas


Published May 20, 2006


Tells the story of the arraignment, imprisonment and execution in the arena of a young Roman noblewoman and her friends from the church in Africa.

Contains one of the few autobiographical accounts from the ancient world written by a woman -- and an African woman at that! -- which have come down to us.


Run time 42 min.

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Reviewer: julia's child - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - April 21, 2009
Subject: Well Read
A most interesting account of these early martyrs, beautifully rendered. Thank you, Maria!
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